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Wisconsin Energy Institute


The Wisconsin Energy Institute's leadership reflects our efforts to function as a campus-wide, integrated, multidisciplinary institute. The  Executive Committee is a faculty group that serves as the main decision-making body of the institute. The committee supports the work of WEI by providing mission-based leadership and strategic governance. The team of faculty members makes strategic operational and budgetary decisions, and ensures effective management of the operations and support for WEI faculty and staff. Current committee members include:

  • Michael Corradini, WEI Director and Wisconsin Distinguished Professor of Engineering Physics
  • Timothy Donohue, Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center Director and Professor of Bacteriology
  • Tracey Holloway, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies, Nelson Institute Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment (SAGE) 
  • Troy Runge, Assistant Professor of Biological Systems Engineering
  • Rob Anex, Professor of Biological Systems Engineering
  • Paul Wilson, Associate Professor of Engineering Physics